News & Events

DME Hits Record Daily Volume of 6,484
14 Jan 2009
Benchmark DME Oman Crude Oil Futures Contract up 35% on previous high The Dubai Mercantile Exchange Limited (DME) announced today that a total 6,484 contracts traded on the Exchange on…
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Dubai Mercantile Exchange Announces Half A Million Contracts Traded Since Launch
03 Dec 2008
Historic achievement in 18th month of trading benchmark Oman contract The Dubai Mercantile Exchange Limited (DME) announced today that more than 500,000 lots of its benchmark DME Oman Crude Oil…
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Dubai Mercantile Exchange to List Products with CME Group
10 Nov 2008
CME Group, the world's largest and most diverse exchange, and the Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME), the premier international energy futures and commodities exchange based in the Middle East, announced today…
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J.P Morgan Takes Equity Stake in Dubai Mercantile Exchange
14 Oct 2008
The Dubai Mercantile Exchange Limited (DME) today announced that J.P. Morgan has taken an equity stake in the Exchange joining a number of other leading global financial institutions and energy…
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Dubai Mercantile Exchange Announces Appointment of Jackie Bullimore as Chief of Customer Relations
06 Oct 2008
The Dubai Mercantile Exchange Limited (DME) has announced the appointment of Jackie Bullimore as Chief of Customer Relations at the DME. Located within the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), the…
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Dubai Mercantile Exchange Announces Appointment of Greg Collins as Chief Compliance Officer
09 Sep 2008
The Dubai Mercantile Exchange Limited (DME) today announced the appointment of Greg Collins as Chief Compliance Officer (CCO) of the DME. Located within the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) and…
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Dubai Mercantile Exchange Confirms Appointment of Thomas Leaver as CEO of Exchange as of 1st September 2008
02 Sep 2008
  The Dubai Mercantile Exchange Limited ("DME" or the "Exchange") today announced that Thomas Leaver, who has been Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the DME since 1 May 2006, assumed…
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Top Financial and Energy Trading Firms to Take Equity Stakes in Dubai Mercantile Exchange
11 Aug 2008
The Dubai Mercantile Exchange Limited (DME) today announced that it has concluded the sale of equity stakes in the Exchange to a number of leading global financial institutions and energy…
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